Mag. 2.5 earthquake - 52 Km W From Khora Sfakion on Tuesday, 19 November 2013 at 18:17 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 18 km depth
19 Nov 19:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 35 minutes.
Depth: 18.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.1607°N / 23.5853°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Gialos (pop: 873)
12 km (7 mi) SW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
38 km (23 mi) S of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
50 km (31 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
56 km (35 mi) SW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
143 km (89 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||18 km||52 Km W from Khora Sfakion||NOA_HL|
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